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    Sale 2185

    Christie's Interiors

    30 June - 1 July 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 111

    Gifford Myers (American, 20th Century)

    "Modern Romance/A Matter of Style vs. Content"

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    Gifford Myers (American, 20th Century)
    "Modern Romance/A Matter of Style vs. Content"
    signed, titled and dated '1985 GIFFORD MYERS "MODERN ROMANCE A MATTER OF STYLE VS. CONTENT" (on the side)
    glaze and acrylic on ceramic
    2¼ x 5 3/8 x 2½ in. (5.7 x 13.7 x 6.4 cm.)
    Executed in 1985.


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Acquired from the artist by the present owner, before 1992.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF BETTY FREEMAN


    Exhibited

    Los Angeles, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Gifford Meyers. Sculpture: Big World, Little Palaces and Remarks, 18 June-23 August 1992.